that life without parole
is the most severe sentence that a juvenile can
13) Among the thirty-two states that have retained the punishment, some state legislatures have readily incorporated the trilogy's developmental framework into their juvenile life without parole
sentencing schemes, (14) while others have yet to take any action at all.
The evidence in this case is sufficient to sustain the murder convictions; the State proved the aggravator beyond a reasonable doubt; and Indiana's life without parole
statute is not unconstitutional.
The number of people serving life without parole
factors considered before being sentenced to life without parole
Instead of putting prisoners to death, they should be given life without parole
It barred the automatic imposition of life without parole
sentences on juveniles, not the imposition of life without parole
Jackson filed a state petition for habeas corpus arguing that a mandatory sentence of life without parole
for a fourteen-year-old offender violated the Eighth Amendment's prohibition on cruel and unusual punishment.
inmates are serving sentences of life without parole
for homicides they were convicted of when they were 14 or younger?
Human Rights Watch estimates that over 2,500 people in thirty-eight state and federal prisons are currently serving life without parole
for crimes they committed as juveniles.
In Illinois, 100 people are now serving life without parole
for crimes they committed when they were 17 or younger, according to the Illinois Coalition for Fair Sentencing of Children.
Life Without Parole
provides a satisfying Kate Conway mystery and presents Kate juggling two new reality shows and a murder investigation simultaneously.